Many people have heard the statement: red sky at night, sailor's delight; red sky in the morning, sailors take warning. But have you ever known what it meant? This statement has actually been scientifically proven, declaring that these beautiful vibrant sunsets are telling us there is a sizable amount of clear air off to the west and will most likely be over us by the next day. Which gives more meaning to why we love the rich colors of our twilight shoots and also we also love to see them as we cast off into the start of our week. . . . . . . . . #shootingspaces #hawaiirealestate #hawaiiphotographer #hawaii #twilightshot #nightshot #sellbeforeyoulist #architecturelovers #mastersofluxury #homestyling #luxurylife #luxuryhomes #luxuryliving #luxurylifestyle #luxuryinterior #luxuryrealestate #homedesign #dreamhouse #elegant #realstate #architecture #architecturelovers #contemporaryarchitecture #hawaiilife #realestatephotography #milliondollarlisting #beautifulhomes #outdoorliving #milliondollarview #konarealestate
It is amazing what you can accomplish with digital staging. Especially since your potential buyers are typically more attracted to well-furnished interiors compared to empty spaces.⠀ ⠀ Including comfortable seating, beautiful decor and plush bedding will give off a feeling a life and warmth. This invoking of emotion is essential to getting your home buyer through the door. When you don’t have the resources to create this imaginative space the next best thing is to do it digitally. This is also a great way of giving your viewer the best of both worlds, a blank canvas and a fully imagined home. ⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ ⠀ #realestate #shootingspaces #hometour #dreamhome #lavishlifestyle #luxurylifestyle #luxuriouslife #instaluxury #lifestyle #hawaiirealestate #paradise #luxuryrealtor #realestatelife #hawaiilife #digitalstaging #virtual #virtualstaging #virtualreality
Aerial photography doesn't just mean capturing your home from above. It is also a way to capture elements that would be impossible to get to on foot. For example, in this image, the elevated view gives your potential buyer a perfect ocean view as well as a bit of the volcano in the background. Using aerial photography, helps your viewer to see the true nature of the area in which their home is located. Photographs such as this really show the true importance of aerial photography within the real estate industry. . . . . . . . . . . #dronephotography #droneoftheday #dronestagram #dronesdaily #dronefly #dronegear #drone #mavic #dji #quadcopter #djiphantom3 #uas #dronelife #dronebois #aerialphotography #phantom3 #phantom2 #phantom4 #droneporn #djiglobal #djiphantom #fromwhereidrone #natgeoworld #natgeotravel
Bathrooms can include extremely reflective surfaces and large mirrors, making them extra tricky to capture. However, to a professional photographer, this obstacle is a challenge gladly excepted. We like to use small rooms such as this to our advantage by utilizing reflections to expand the room and create more sense of space. When used properly this technique can also show your viewer other important amenities included within a single picture.
Repurposing a space with minimal items is the talent that accompanies a stager. When you have an empty space it is best to create a purpose for the room, even if you only have a few things. This step can help aid your future buyer in painting a larger picture of what they would do with that small foyer or extra bedroom.
When it comes to curb appeal, the focal point of all homes is the entry. It is the part of the house that should get the most attention because it is the first thing your potential buyer will see. Spend some time brightening up your entrance by adding some environment-friendly, and electricity conscientious solar lights.
In today’s image-based modern world, whether your job is to sell homes, hamburgers or construction services the goal remains the same: sale more. The role a professional photographer plays is absolutely an essential part of these heavily marketed occupations, by optimally positioning the brand for an impressive outcome. Due to modern standards, advanced technology and a slew of emerging talent your photography can’t just be standard point and shoot images, it has to be amazing!
Aloha Friday might have gotten its name back in 1946 when the Honolulu Chamber of Commerce decided to start wearing aloha shirts in the business community. But in modern-day, this phrase has taken on a life of its own. Resulting in our favorite day of the week, whether or not that means we’ll be off this weekend. Today, we will be taking a moment to relax and enjoy our beautiful Hawaiian surroundings. Happy Aloha Friday!
Here is a tip that will not only open up the room creating a spacious and airy feel but will also make it seem larger. It is a common belief that the best way to make a room appear sizable is to push all the furniture against a wall. However, we’re trying to sell a house, not have a dance party. When furnishing your home, try floating the furniture away from walls. Reposition sofas and chairs into cozy conversational groups, placing each piece in a way that traffic can flow throughout the room. Think cocktail gathering, not night club.
Amenities play a major role when it comes to any property listings. Location, views, local events, nearby stores and restaurants can all be selling points for your potential buyer. Especially here in Hawaii where our environment heavily impacts our happiness. For island newbies looking to relocate, these amenities are particularly important since they may not realize where to see live music or where to find easily accessible beach entrances. The best way to show off these conveniences is with a video such as this one. Check out our youtube @spaces808 to see the full-length version of this video.
Whether classic or contemporary getting the perfect shot of your space isn't always easy, especially if you're relying on an untrained eye. Getting a properly composed shot takes time, patience and skill. Hiring a professional photographer can result in images that make your potential buyer's mouth water.
We're only halfway through the week, so time to get out of bed and make sure you’re finishing off your work week with a bang. Get on top of your game and divide up your workload so you have extra time for yourself. If your not sure how to do this try hiring a professional photographer not only to make your newest listing shine but to see how much making one appointment will free up time you didn’t realize you were wasting.
Twilight is one of the most beautiful times of the day. As the sun moves closer to the horizon it bathes the surrounding in an attractively warm, yet subdued light which is thought by many types of photographers as the prime time to shoot. However, once the sun dips below the horizon disappearing from view, the extraordinary warm light illuminates the sky creating clouds that are supersaturated and vivid. Capturing your home at this perfect time is our favorite pastime.
Home staging is about creating illusions and perfecting the art of producing a mood. Resulting in giving your home that oomph needed to make your listing stand out. By staging a space, you can make your home look brighter, warmer and larger, which leads to home buyers instantly wanting to buy. Hiring a stager is about the little details that make your home stand out above the rest.
"Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine, and at last, you create what you will." ~George Bernard Shaw
On average people can spend up to 20 minutes a day in their bathroom, some may even double or triple this number. It may not seem like much but when you add it up over the course of a year you would be shocked at how much of your annual life has been spent in this typically small space. This is why it is so important to make sure this room is up to par. Make sure your bathroom an important selling point when listing your home by hiring a stager to make it extraordinary.
Now that Saturday is a distant memory, today is the last day to stave off the Monday blues. Pump up the weekend vibe this Sunday Funday! There are still hours left in the day to spend enjoying the beach, getting some retail therapy, or enjoying an afternoon cocktail with friends. It’s rare for an agent to get a weekend off but they sure can take a few hours to enjoy some paradise life.
Give your kitchen character without creating unnecessary clutter. Try adding a few simple pieces of decor, such as apothecary jars or a pretty vase. You can even try setting out an open cookbook to give a lived-in appeal. Since the kitchen is the biggest selling point for most potential buyers, it is important to make sure this space is properly represented.